The topic for today has been Make Social successful, during the Keynote Christian Buckley, Metalogix,US and Mark Kashman, Microsoft, US have been delivering an interesting session talking about the Social value in our companies.
People, Collaboration and Technology make possible a successful Social environment, which increase productivity and reduce cost.
SharePoint and Yammer working in different scenarios: on-premises, in a cloud or in a hybrid environment facilitate our Enterprise Social Collaboration solution creating a social network in our company.
IT transformation brings new challenges and opportunities. IT has to drive the business process to increase revenue with advance innovation.
Social deployments are very important to improve our internal communications. Many companies are working to deploy different process internally to find the best influencers; this methodology brings the value of the best people using social collaboration technology in the internal network. Of course this can be used for external communication and enterprise collaboration.
They introduced the newest member of Office 365: codename Oslo and Office Graph that allows you to connect people, documents and conversations.
Oslo is a search solution that enables teams to work together as a network; you can see information that is associated with your current work and people in your work network.
Oslo highlights key information based in your work and the people in your work network.
With Oslo you can find everything in your network easily just typing the name of the person who was working on it.
What is New with SharePoint 2013 SP1
This Service Pack includes performance, reliability and security fixes. It also brings new features to help migrations to the cloud. It includes:
Hybrid connection to OneDrive for Business in Office 365
Support for Yammer
Support for JSON Light in OData v3 request
Files and content
Deliver lower TCO and increase agility with the flexibility of OneDrive and Sites to Office 365 while retaining on-premises investments
Redirect Ondrive Pro and Sites to Office 365
SP1 will make easy for IT to replace Yammer newsfeed
Configure Yammer as social experience, easy configuration with SharePoint 2013 Central Administration